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Alcala de Henares - The city

City Center of Alcala de Henares Alcala de Henares, Spain Learn Spanish in Spain in the city of Alcalá de Henares. Escuela Internacional has Spanish language schools designed to help students learn to speak Spanish in a realistic environment such as this beautiful city.

This Escuela Internacional Spanish language school is located in the heart of the charming and historic university city of Alcalá de Henares. Alcalá is a peaceful and enjoyable city for Spanish studies. Learn to speak Spanish in this beautiful city. With a population of 170,000 people, Alcalá is a very comfortable, safe, and walkable city. Living in Alcalá’s pleasant surroundings with the school just a short walk from your accommodations allows for a relaxing daily schedule. E.I. students enjoy meeting with friends after class in the popular Plaza de Cervantes. Surrounded by historical buildings and landscaped gardens, this plaza is the true social center of the city. With numerous shops, boutiques, cafes and restaurants in the area, Calle Mayor's the perfect place to take an afternoon stroll or gather with friends at an outdoor café on a warm sunny day. The friendly and peaceful atmosphere of the city, its beautiful Spanish Renaissance architecture and the hospitality of the local Alcalaínos create the perfect environment for immersing yourself in the Spanish language and culture. Don’t miss the population of storks who make their home among the steeples, towers and rooftops of the city center.

Plaza of Cervantes, Alcala de Henares University of Alcala de Henares Alcalá de Henares was named a “Cultural Heritage City” by UNESCO for its historical university, cultural and literary tradition. The peoples and cultures who mark the history of this place are evident in the many fine examples of architecture and cultural events which take place in the city throughout the year. Besides the many theatrical and musical representations year round in the theaters, in April you can enjoy a book fair and presentation of the Cervantes Award for Literature by the King of Spain, in August the Feria de Santos Niños and the local festival of San Bartolomé, and a medieval marketplace during the Semana Cervantina in October with street theater, music, typical foods and crafts, the film festival in November, and the annual outdoor theater presentation of “Don Juan Tenorio” on November 1 and 2.

Alcalá, within the Community of Madrid, offers the advantage of being very near Madrid capital city. It is located 25 kilometers northeast of Madrid, and is conveniently connected by way of commuter trains and buses which brings all that the capital has to offer into easy reach. Madrid's nightlife, its theatre, flamenco shows, restaurants and discos, as well as its museums, monuments and shopping centers, will surely draw students to discover the capital on the weekends. Alcalá’s central location and connections by train and bus lines are perfect for students who wish to explore other regions of Spain. Toledo, Segovia, Ávila, Aranjuez or El Escorial are interesting places to visit for a day or weekend and are just a short trip away from Alcalá de Henares. Escuela Internacional's Spanish language school in this fine city provides a great environment to learn Spanish.


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"I like the school because the lessons are well divided.  In theSpanish Student in Alcala morning, grammar, and after a break, composition and conversation."   View full text.

 

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